Maquon Township, Knox County, Illinois
Location in Knox County
Knox County's location in Illinois
|Established||November 2, 1852|
|• Total||36.09 sq mi (93.5 km2)|
|• Land||35.87 sq mi (92.9 km2)|
|• Water||0.22 sq mi (0.6 km2) 0.61%|
|Elevation||610 ft (186 m)|
|• Density||15.5/sq mi (6.0/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|ZIP codes||61436, 61458, 61531|
|GNIS feature ID||0429321|
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.09 square miles (93.5 km2), of which 35.87 square miles (92.9 km2) (or 99.39%) is land and 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2) (or 0.61%) is water.
Cities, towns, villages
- Maquon (vast majority)
- Rapatee at
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
The township contains these three cemeteries: Housh, Ouderkirk and Thurman.
- Farmington Central Community Unit School District 265
- Knoxville Community Unit School District 202
- Spoon River Valley Community Unit School District 4
- Illinois's 18th congressional district
- State House District 74
- State Senate District 37
- "Maquon Township, Knox County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-02-25.
- United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
- United States National Atlas
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
||Orange Township||Haw Creek Township||Elba Township|
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